Mar 24, Colombo: Sri Lanka Navy, in accordance with naval traditions, ceremonially welcomed the Indonesian Naval Ship Kri Frans Kaisiepo at the Port of Colombo Sunday (23rd March) on a goodwill visit.
The Indonesian naval ship, Kri Frans Kaisiepo is a corvette belonging to the Indonesian Navy.
The 90-meter long ship has a displacement of 1,444 tons and carries a complement of 100 naval personnel including 09 officers and 91 sailors.
The ship is commanded by Lieutenant Colonel (Navy) Ade Nanno Suwardi.
The visiting ship will stay in Sri Lanka until 25th March 2014 and the crew is scheduled to participate in a series of programs organized by the Sri Lanka Navy to enhance the friendly relations between the two Navies during their stay in Sri Lanka.